The City has ser Monday, October 29th as the annual Fall Clean Up. Please have your leaves and yard rtakings baged and at curbside the morning of. PLease ensure that your yard material is free from other debris such as paper. glass, etc. The City will also take a modest amount of tree branches ans twigs. These should be piled neatly at curbside as well.

The City of Carlton has the following Council Seats on the November 6. 2018 Ballot.


Mayor - 2 year term

2 Council Members - 4 year term


There were 2 candidates that have filed for the Council Seats. No one has filed for Mayor.


Please consider running a "Write In" campaign if you are interested in serving the community.


Questions? Call 218-384-4229


Mayor Job Description
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 City Council Meeting

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 @ 6:00pm 

310 Chestnut Ave.

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Carlton City Hall
Please join us to learn about the new water treatment plant being built, Drawings will be available for viewing. Questions? Contact City Hall @ 218-384-4229

Truth in Taxation Hearing

Wednesday, December 12, 2018 @ 6:00pm


The purpose of the hearing is to discuss the 2019 Budget for the City of Carlton.



The City of Carlton will begin using a Public Alert System. The alerts will include but not be limited to water issues, road closures, council meetings and other information that directly affect the residents of the city.


You have the choice of receiving these alerts by email, voice mail or text message. All residents and businesses that receive water/sewer bills will be included in these alerts. Please make sure we have the correct contact information.


If you are a renter in town, either residential or business, and would like to receive these alerts, you may sign up by contacting City Hall.


If you do not want to receive these alerts, you may “opt out” by contacting City Hall.


Contact City Hall at carlton@cityofcarlton.com or 218-384-4229.

City Fee Schedules

2018 Fee Schedule - Updated 9.13.18.pdf
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2018 Building Permit Fee Schedule - Effe[...]
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2017 Drinking Water Report

2017 Consumer Confidence Report.pdf
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The polling location for the

City of Carlton has moved to

100 4th Street (Carlton Fire Hall)


General Election - November 6, 2018

7:00 am - 8:00 pm


Clean Water - Do your Share

Check for Leaks
According to the EPA, leaks can waste more than 10,000 gallons of water every year in an average household. Checking for leaks can be an easy fix with tools and hardware that can help save money on water bills. Check for leaks in the most common offenders: toilets, faucets, showerheads, and outdoor faucets.

New Resident Water Sewer Form

NEW Resident Water Sewer Service.pdf
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Automatic Debit for Water and Sewer Utility Billing


You can now choose to have your water/sewer bill automatically debited from your checking or savings account, please call the city office with any questions


Automatic debit for Water and Sewer billing
Automatic Withdrawl Form.pdf
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Data Practices Act
Data Practices Act Carlton.pdf
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Social Media Policies
social media comments.pdf
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